Archives For: vacant properties
Proposed Hawaii Bill Aims to Reduce the Potential Hazards Associated with Vacant and Abandoned Properties
A proposed bill in Hawaii aims to prevent vacant and abandoned properties from potentially becoming public safety hazards and imposing significant costs to the community.
10 Dec 2021
A proposed New York Senate Bill that requires maintenance of vacant and abandoned properties is expected to become law this week.
9 Dec 2021
ATTOM’s third-quarter 2021 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report showed that 1.3 million residential properties in the United States sit vacant. That represents 1.4 percent across the nation that could be classified as zombie properties.
13 Sep 2021
ATTOM Data Solutions recently issued its Q1 2020 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report. According to its findings, 1.5 percent of single-family homes and condos in the U.S. are vacant.
27 Feb 2020
The Mercury published an article highlighting the finalization of a land bank in Pottstown, Penn.
7 Mar 2019
NJ A3823 (Concerns expedited process for foreclosing vacant and abandoned residential properties in uncontested actions) has been changed to A2085 for the current session and remains in the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee. An identical Senate bill, S1243, is a carryover of S1832 from the previous session and is pending in the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee.
30 Apr 2018
KRQE News 13 (Albuquerque) published an article discussing an Albuquerque, New Mexico city task force report containing recommendations for addressing problems linked to abandoned, vacant and substandard properties.
19 Jan 2018
The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS) issued guidance pertaining to the Vacant and Abandoned Property Law (“Zombie Properties Law”).
14 Dec 2017
On March 1, PA SB 471 was introduced and referred to the Committee on Banking and Insurance.
5 Apr 2017
DS News released an article outlining a report commissioned by Community Blight Solutions that outlines the benefits of using polycarbonate clearboarding to secure and maintain vacant properties.
14 Feb 2017